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Micronesian Swiftlet

Aerodramus inquietus (von Kittlitz, 1858)

The Island Swiftlet, also known as the Micronesian Swiftlet, or Caroline Islands Swiftlet, (Aerodramus inquietus) is a species of swift in the Apodidae family. Some taxonomists consider it to be a subspecies of the Uniform Swiftlet. It is endemic to the Caroline Islands. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Apodidae
Genus:
  Aerodramus

Scientific:
  Aerodramus inquietus

Citation:
  (von Kittlitz, 1858)

Reference:
  Denkw.ReiserussAmer. 2 p.26

Protonym:
  Cypselus inquietus

Avibase ID:
  FEC866D0AAE88033

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/FEC866D0

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 554965

Geographic range:

  • Aerodramus inquietus inquietus: Kosrae (Caroline Islands)
  • Aerodramus inquietus rukensis: Central Caroline Islands (Yap and Truk)
  • Aerodramus inquietus ponapensis: Pohnpei (e Caroline Islands)
English:
Micronesian Swiftlet
Czech:
salangana karolinská
German:
Karolinensalangane
Danish:
Carolinersalangan
Spanish:
Salangana de las Carolinas
Finnish:
karoliiniensalangaani
French:
Salangane des Carolines
Italian:
Salangana delle Caroline
Japanese:
karorin'anatsubame
Japanese:
カロリンアナツバメ
Dutch:
Carolinensalangaan
Norwegian:
Karolinesalangan
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Karolinesalangan
Polish:
salangana mikronezyjska
Russian:
Каролинская салангана
Slovak:
salangána mikronézska
Swedish:
karolinersalangan
Ukrainian:
Салангана каролінська
Chinese:
卡罗琳金丝燕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Micronesian Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Micronesian Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Micronesian Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Micronesian Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Micronesian Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Micronesian Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Micronesian Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Micronesian Swiftlet ( Collocalia inquieta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Micronesian Swiftlet ( Collocalia inquieta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Micronesian Swiftlet ( Collocalia inquieta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Micronesian Swiftlet ( Collocalia inquieta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Micronesian Swiftlet ( Collocalia inquieta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Micronesian Swiftlet ( Collocalia inquieta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Micronesian Swiftlet ( Collocalia inquieta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Micronesian Swiftlet ( Collocalia inquieta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Micronesian Swiftlet ( Collocalia inquieta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Caroline Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Caroline Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Caroline Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Caroline Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Caroline Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Caroline Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Salangane des Carolines ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Salangane des Carolines ( Aerodramus inquieta) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Collocalia inquieta) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
Clements, version 2015:
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
Clements, version 2016:
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
Clements, version 2017:
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
Clements, version 2018:
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
Clements, version 2019:
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
eBird version 1.50:
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
eBird version 2015:
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
eBird version 2016:
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
eBird version 2017:
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
eBird version 2018:
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
eBird version 2019:
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Caroline Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Caroline Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Caroline Islands Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Caroline Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Caroline Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Caroline Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Caroline Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Caroline Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Caroline Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Caroline Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquieta) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 5]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Island Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquietus) [version 4]
James Lee Peters:
Collocalia inquieta
James Lee Peters (original):
Collocalia inquieta [version 2]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Collocalia inquieta [version 2]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Micronesian Swiftlet ( Collocalia inquieta)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Micronesian Swiftlet ( Collocalia inquieta)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Micronesian Swiftlet ( Aerodramus inquieta) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Aerodramus inquietus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Aerodramus inquietus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Aerodramus [inquietus, bartschi or pelewensis] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Salangana de les illes Carolines
Czech: salangana karolinská, Salangana karolínská
Danish: Carolinasalangan, Carolinersalangan
German: Karolinen Salangane, Karolinensalangane
English: Caroline Islands Swiftlet, Caroline Swiftlet, Carolines Swiftlet, Guam Cave Swiftlet, Guam Swiftlet, Island Swiftlet, Micronesian Swiftlet
English (IOC): Island Swiftlet
Spanish: Rabitojo Carolina, Salangana de las Carolinas
Spanish (Spain): Salangana de las Carolinas
Spanish (HBW): Caroline Islands Swiftlet
Estonian: karoliini salangaan
Finnish: Karoliiniensalangaani
French: Salangane des Carolines
Hungarian: karolina-szigeteki szalangána
Italian: Salangana delle Caroline, Salangana delle Isole Caroline, Salangana dI Micronesia
Japanese: karorinanatsubame, karorin'anatsubame
Japanese: カロリンアナツバメ
Scientific: Aerodramus inquieta, Aerodramus inquietus, Aerodramus inquietus inquietus, Collocalia inquieta, Collocalia inquietus, Collocalia nidifica, Cypselus inquietus
Lithuanian: Karolininis erodramas
Dutch: Carolinensalangaan
Norwegian Nynorsk: Karolinesalangan
Norwegian: Karolinesalangan
Polish: salangana mikronezyjska
Russian: Каролинская салангана, Салангана гуамская
Slovak: salangána mikronézska
Serbian: Čiopica sa ostrva Karolina
Swedish: Karolinersalangan
Ukrainian: Салангана каролінська
Chinese: 卡罗琳金丝燕
Chinese (Traditional): 加羅林金絲燕

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